Global Politics

Margaret Thatcher's Funeral Held in London

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The coffin of former British PM Thatcher is carried on a gun carriage during her funeral procession in London. (Photo: REUTERS/David Crump/Pool)

There was a big farewell Wednesday in London for Margaret Thatcher. The Queen attended the funeral of former British prime minister as did dignitaries from all over the globe.

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New York Times reporter Sarah Lyall tweeted from London that "bells are pealing all over Westminster; crowds are applauding Thatcher's coffin as it glides by."

Anchor Aaron Schachter talks to Lyall to get more details.